Last week, the Assembly made some changes to its sitting pattern for the rest of 2021 πŸ“†βœοΈ This included shifting estimates fortnight back to 15–29 October

πŸ†• You can find the new pattern on our website:

πŸ”΄ LIVE from 2pm

Question time will be livestreamed online from 2pm πŸ’¬ You can watch it live or later via. Assembly on Demand β–Ά Watch: #yourAssembly

Today #YourAssembly sits for the first time since lockdown began. Sitting during crises like virus outbreaks is an important part of holding the government accountable for decisions it makes πŸ”ŽπŸ¦ 

πŸ”— What's on: β–Ά Watch:

Today is International #DemocracyDay πŸŽ‰

To mark the occasion, we're sharing some top tips to stay involved with the democratic process during lockdown πŸ’» Get involved: πŸ—³οΈ Enrol or update your details:

✨ New report

πŸ‘€ Have you been following the inquiry into co-housing and boarding houses in the ACT? The committee has now published its report, with four recommendations. πŸ“˜ Read the report #YourAssembly

Are you 18-29 & interested in how democracies respond to global challenges?

We’re looking for a young Canberran to be our nominee to attend the 2021 virtual Commonwealth Youth Parliament this October. ⏰ Applications close Sun 12 Sept! πŸ”— Find out more:

πŸ”„ INQUIRY EXTENSION There's a lot going on in the world right now. We've moved the community corrections inquiry deadline to 30 Nov so you can focus on what's important now and still #haveyoursay πŸ”Ž Inquiry: πŸ“ How-to guide:


Are you interested in who we choose to commemorate in our public spaces and how we remember them? πŸ“… Share your thoughts with us by 30 November πŸ” Find out more: πŸ“ How-to guide: #yourAsssembly


Speaker @JoyBurchMLA has cancelled the upcoming August 31 sitting week at the request of a majority of members. ❓ Find out more: πŸ“… Sitting calendar:

πŸ‘€ We're hiring!

We're looking for an Admin Assistant to join our Committee Support team. The position is ASO4 & part-time temporary until 2 February 2022 ⏰ Applications close Friday 20 August πŸ“° Job listing: ❓ About OLA:

⚠️ Covid-19 operating changes

The Assembly building is closed to the public until further notice after a positive case of Covid-19 was identified in the ACT. All visits, tours, education programs, and room bookings are suspended. πŸ”— Find out more:

🟦 HEARING from 10am

The Auditor-General, @ChrisSteelMLA, & @TCCS_ACT officials will appear as part of the inquiry into the audit report on CCTV system management πŸ“ΉπŸ” πŸ“… Schedule: ▢️ Watch:

πŸŸ₯ NEW committee report

πŸ”Ž The report on the 2020 ACT election inquiry has been tabled w. 52 recommendations covering early & electronic voting, roadside signs, donations & more πŸ“° Media release πŸ“˜ Read the report #YourAssembly

πŸ”΄ LIVE from 2pm

Question time is streaming live online from 2pm! πŸ’¬ Watch it live or later via Assembly on Demand β–Ά Watch: #yourAssembly

It's another busy day at #yourAssembly, with two new bills being presented by @ChrisSteelMLA & Jeremy Hanson + motions on the NDIS ♿️ (@SuzanneOrrMLA) and AMC counselling services πŸ§ πŸ’¬ (@EKikkertMLA)

πŸ”— Program: β–Ά Watch:

What's on


Tuesday 21 September